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State Trooper, Kansas Highway Patrol

11/18/2020 12:21 PM | Grover Piper (Administrator)

State troopers are certified law enforcement officers who are dedicated to saving lives through enforcing Kansas laws. Daily responsibilities include: Assisting Motorists, Assisting other law enforcement agencies, Detecting and deterring criminal activity, Investigating crashes, Performing traffic stops, Providing emergency medical assistance. Road patrol services are the core of the Patrol's every day activities. State troopers patrol Kansas' roads and highways, performing traffic stops, providing emergency medical assistance, assisting motorists, and apprehending offenders. Troopers investigate motor vehicle crashes, provide support to other law enforcement agencies, and educate the public about traffic safety.

Position Salary / Benefits:

  • 18.70 while in the academy; 21.13 upon graduation
  • Group health and dental insurance
  • Uniform cleaning allowance
  • Take home car
  • Paid vacation and sick leave.
  • KP&F Retirement

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Free of conviction of any crime punishable by imprisonment in a federal or state penitentiary
  • Good physical and mental condition
  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • High school Diploma or GED
  • Valid U.S. driver’s license
  • Must pass vision and hearing standards
  • Willing to live and work anywhere within the State of Kansas

Instructions on how to apply:

Visit our website at www.kansashighwaypatrol.org/283/Trooper

or call 785-296-8367

Closing Date 12/01/2020

Contact Lieutenant Cory Beard 785-296-8367 or email ksstatetrooper@ks.gov

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